scalelike

adjective
scale·​like | \ ˈskāl-ˌlīk How to pronounce scalelike (audio) \

Definition of scalelike

: resembling a scale scalelike design specifically : reduced to a minute appressed element resembling a scale

First Known Use of scalelike

1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Scalelike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scalelike. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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